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LENS & LINES: Africa In April 2017

International Diversity Parade paces the year-31 celebration into a weekend of sites, sounds, education and fun!

International Diversity Parade paces the year-31 celebration into a weekend of sites, sounds, education and fun!

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Earth Day 2017:

How can you do your bit for the environment?

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Jesse Jackson calls for Facebook Live moratorium

The Rev. Jesse Jackson is echoing the thoughts and feelings of many by calling for an end to Facebook Live—at least temporarily.

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Barack Obama to hold first public event of his post-presidency

Former President Barack Obama will speak Monday in Chicago to young community leaders and organizers at the University of Chicago, where his presidential library is planned.

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Top 10 foods that cause Heart Diease

Ten. That’s it. Just 10 foods account for nearly half of all heart disease deaths in the U.S., researchers reported this week.

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Jay Z to produce docuseries about race in America

“Race With Jay Z” will explore the state of race relations in the aftermath of the presidential election.

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Aaron Hernandez’s closeted sexuality may have been a motive in murder case: police sources

After a report came out early Friday that Aaron Hernandez had left a suicide note in his cell addressed to a jailhouse lover, speculation as to whether or not Hernandez had a sexual secret began to circulate.

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Grizz ride Z-bo in takedown of the Spurs

Game 3 goes to Memphis thanks largely to Zach Randolph's stabilizing force.

Game 3 goes to Memphis thanks largely to Zach Randolph's stabilizing force.

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LOC Sunday Celebration to feature student talent

Former Hallelujah 95.7 FM radio personality Michael Adrian Davis will host this year’s annual LOC Sunday Celebration on Sunday (April 23) beginning at 4 p.m.

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TSU scholarship recipients say ‘thank you’ to donors

TSU President Glenda Glover said scholarship donors help the university stay on the path of excellence by ensuring that students receive quality education through their gifts.

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COMMENTARY: EARTH DAY 2017

Taking care of the earth is God’s work — and ours.

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MONEY MATTERS: Should you add real estate to your portfolio?

It’s not a bad idea, but here are a few things to consider first.

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NATIONAL MINORITY HEALTH MONTH

Closing health equity gap can happen — with help from each of us.

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Africa In April 2017 off and rolling!

With the Republic of Togo well represented, the Africa In April Cultural Awareness Festival ushered in year 31 of a commitment to enhance the Greater Memphis area’s appreciation of African culture.

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GritGrindGrizz

Fizdale feeds fan fire with feisty rant ahead of Games 3 & 4.

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The Post Office has left the building

Airport area Post Office shuts down.

Airport area Post Office shuts down.

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LENS & LINES: ServiceMaster

Walking tour of new downtown home yields positive vibes

Walking tour of new downtown home yields positive vibes.

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Marco Pave – In advance of ‘Welcome to Grc Land’

Debut album official release May 12.

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A ‘Day Without Immigrants’ is coming May 1

For a full 24 hours on May 1, participants will join others in myriad parts of the country in a boycott of anything and everything that involves them giving back to the United States.

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‘NO DO-OVERS’ on 2020 Census

With everything from voting districts to federal aid relying on an accurate count, advocates fear federal budget cuts could mean an undercount that would hit minority communities especially hard.

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